What is another word for mummy?

193 synonyms found


[ mˈʌmi], [ mˈʌmi], [ m_ˈʌ_m_i]

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How to use "Mummy" in context?

When examining the word "mummy," one might think of ancient Egyptian tombs or body parts of the species that have been preserved in salt for centuries. But the word has a much more general meaning in English, and refers to any body that has been preserved externally. Whether it's a biological mummy, such as a human or animal, or a manufactured one, mummies evoke fascination and fear in equal measure.

The process of mummification is ancient, and varied significantly from one culture to the next.

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